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One of the greatest actors in all of film history, Al Pacino established himself during one of film's greatest decades, the 1970s, and has become an enduring and iconic figure in the world of American movies. Pacino was born on April 25, 1940, in the Bronx, New York, to an Italian-American family. His parents, Rose (Gerardi) and Sal Pacino, ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 43 wins & 53 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Beyond Deceit (filming)
Abrams
 2013 Phil Spector (TV Movie)
Phil Spector
 2003 Gigli
Starkman
 1995 Two Bits
Grandpa
 1990 The Local Stigmatic
Graham
 1973 Serpico
Serpico
 1973 Scarecrow
Lion
 1969 Me, Natalie
Tony
 1968 N.Y.P.D. (TV Series)
John James
- Deadly Circle of Violence (1968) ... John James
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Played John in "Why Is A Crooked Letter" by Fred Vassi, Off Broadway at Alec Rubin's Theater Of Encounter, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. NOTE: Pacino was nominated for Obie Award for Best Actor. See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Biographical Movies | 4 Print Biographies | 23 Interviews | 33 Articles | 9 Pictorials | 26 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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[on preparing to play the character of Tony Montana in Scarface (1983)] I worked with an expert in knife combat, with a physical education guy who helped me get the kind of body I wanted for the part. I used the boxer Roberto Durán a little bit. There was an aspect of Durán , a certain lion in him that I responded to in this character. And I was very inspired by Meryl Streep's work in Sophie's ... See more »

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Resides in Beverly Hills, California. See more »

Trademark:

Surly but essentially moral characters with deep capacity for violence See more »

Nickname:

Sonny

Star Sign:

Taurus

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